Dr Rita Rakus Mbbs Knightsbridge

34 Hans Road, (opposite Harrods), Knightsbridge, SW3 1RW

02074Reveal Number

Dr Rita Rakus MBBS FBCAM Cosmetic Doctor To The Stars - ‘A’ list of celebrity patients includes Amanda Holden, Karren Brady, Lisa Butcher, Melissa Odabash, Nancy del Olio, Sophie Anderton, Jason Gardiner, Nicky Hambleton-Jones, Kristina Rhianoff etc.

Welcome to the practice of Dr. Rita Rakus who has been named by the media as the 'London Lip Queen in recognition of her expertise in lip enhancement treatments. She has appeared in 'Under the Knife' (ITV), 'Kitchen Sink to Catwalk' (Biography Channel), 'Plastic Fantastic' (BBC), 'Lunch-Hour Facelift' (C4), 'Celebrity Fat Club' (ITV) and '10 Years Younger' (C4). She is regularly mentioned in articles e.g. Tatler, Tatler Cosmetic Surgery Guide, Harpers Bazaar, Daily Mail, Mail on Sunday, Elle, The Times, Sunday Times, New York Times, London Evening Standard, The Observer, Pashion, Independent on Sunday, Sunday Mirror, Allure, Glamour, Grazia, Hello, Aesthetic Medicine, Wendy Lewis and many other publications.

Dr Rakus has over 25 years of aesthetic medical experience and is a leader in 5 star medispa services.  She has received numerous awards including inclusion onto the Wall of Honour at the Royal Society of Medicine in recognition of her work in the field of cosmetic medicine, Solta Black Diamond Award (Thermage, Fraxel and LipoSonix), BTL Exilis Award,

Ulthera Award and Restylane Lifetime Achievement Award. Her clinic in Knightsbridge has achieved the standard as a Centre of Excellence for CoolSculpting and Dr Rakus has been included in the prestigious Tatler Cosmetic Surgery Guide every year as a leading doctor in several of their main treatment categories.

Dr Rakus aims to provide the highest level of expertise in non-surgical face and body rejuvenation treatments that include:

UltraCel, Ulthera, Thermage, Pelleve, Exilis Elite, ELOS IPL, PRP and Silhouette Thread Lift.

Dermal fillers including Restylane, Princess, Juvederm, Sculptra etc. 

Muscle inhibitor treatments using Botulinum toxin etc.

Soprano laser and ELOS Motif for hair removal.  

Velashape III, Exilis with X-Wave and Cellulaze for cellulite treatments.

Fraxel® laser and Total FX are available for skin rejuvenation, pigmentation, acne scars and stretchmarks.

CoolSculpting, SculpSure, Vanquish, Exilis Elite, MMI Wriggler, LipoCel, EvoBody Jet, Cellulaze and Sonic Shock-wave for body contouring.

Ultra Femme and V-Sculpt for vaginal tightening.

HydraFacial, Intraceuticals and IS Clinical for skin rejuvenation.

Cosmeceutical products include her own range of face and body products, Dr Levy, IS Clinical, Obagi Nu-Derm, Obagi CRX and IntraCeuticals.

Dr Rakus offers a free consultation and VISIA skin analysis and will provide an overall opinion on available procedures and treatments without obligation.

Dr Rakus qualified as a Medical Practitioner at Sydney University, Australia in 1974 and is fully registered with the General Medical Council and Care Quality Commission in the UK. Over the years, having trained in all aspects of non-surgical facial rejuvenation, Dr Rakus has become a highly experienced practitioner in her field of Cosmetic Medicine and is a founder, committee member and Fellow of the British College of Aesthetic Medicine (BCAM).

She is also involved in training, lecturing and setting standards for practicing doctors within this field. Dr Rakus has acted as a consultant and trainer for Q-Med UK Ltd. and has been a Training Validators for Allergan Ltd. within the UK.

Dr Rakus and her associates provide personal treatments to patients assisted by specifically trained personnel. All patients are consulted in privacy and advice is given on an individual basis as to which treatments would realistically meet their individual expectations. Each patient is given all the medical information they require i.e. consent forms, brochure(s) regarding the product(s) to be used, an opportunity to have questions answered plus a current price list.

Upon completion of their medical history and appropriate consent form(s) treatment is then arranged and provided personally by Dr Rakus or one of her associate doctors in a private treatment room with a chaperone available, if required.

After any treatment, patients are provided with after care instructions both verbally and in writing for their safety, guidance and reassurance. Dr Rakus or her associates are available at all times by telephone for any patient should they have any queries regarding their treatment.

Patients are given a follow up courtesy call and offered a follow up review appointment if required. A questionnaire is offered for completion by the patient with reference to the quality of patient service. Comments are taken for suggested improvements to the practice and the Patient Guide and patients are asked if they wish us to contact their General Practitioner.


The clinic entrance is opposite the Food Hall of Harrods.


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